Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > England
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 164 312
Rank change year-on-year +101 +148 +417
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 2,629 2,868 1,765
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.39% 2.17% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.72% 5.75% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,679 2,851 1,764
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 24,530 49,861 64,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 37.74% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20,543 41,486 54,145
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET Core as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in England over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the England region over the 6 months to 7 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +101 1,118 £67,500 +3.85% 157
South East +92 538 £52,500 +5.00% 111
North of England +116 517 £47,500 +5.56% 142
North West +80 331 £52,500 +23.53% 89
Midlands +65 194 £47,500 +5.56% 92
Yorkshire +125 168 £40,000 -11.11% 37
South West +15 158 £47,500 +5.56% 41
West Midlands +65 111 £50,000 +11.11% 49
East of England +90 86 £47,500 -10.38% 34
East Midlands +52 82 £42,500 - 43
North East +24 18 £42,500 +1.19% 16
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 2,625 (99.85%) .NET
2 2,332 (88.70%) C#
3 1,613 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1,578 (60.02%) Azure
5 1,389 (52.83%) JavaScript
6 1,117 (42.49%) SQL Server
7 1,109 (42.18%) ASP.NET
8 1,101 (41.88%) AngularJS
9 1,021 (38.84%) MVC
10 954 (36.29%) Microservices
11 906 (34.46%) TDD
12 903 (34.35%) SQL
13 890 (33.85%) .NET Framework
14 878 (33.40%) React
15 803 (30.54%) Scrum
16 799 (30.39%) ASP.NET Web API
17 728 (27.69%) AWS
18 694 (26.40%) HTML
19 692 (26.32%) CSS
20 640 (24.34%) Microsoft
21 635 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC
22 628 (23.89%) DevOps
23 571 (21.72%) Finance
24 565 (21.49%) Software Engineering
25 506 (19.25%) TypeScript
26 493 (18.75%) Vue.js
27 484 (18.41%) BDD
28 468 (17.80%) Docker
29 459 (17.46%) Entity Framework
30 433 (16.47%) Greenfield Project

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 252 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
2 72 (2.74%) CMS
3 54 (2.05%) Umbraco
4 50 (1.90%) Confluence
5 48 (1.83%) NServiceBus
6 43 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 32 (1.22%) IIS
8 27 (1.03%) SharePoint
9 26 (0.99%) EPiServer
10 24 (0.91%) Kentico
11 22 (0.84%) Sitefinity
12 17 (0.65%) DNN
12 17 (0.65%) Immediacy CMS
13 15 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (0.46%) Apache Spark
15 11 (0.42%) Headless CMS
16 7 (0.27%) Apache
16 7 (0.27%) Ethereum
17 6 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
18 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (0.65%) Chatbot
1 17 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.076%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (0.076%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.038%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 18 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.42%) Distributed Ledger
3 8 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
4 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.11%) Maximo
6 2 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1,578 (60.02%) Azure
2 728 (27.69%) AWS
3 168 (6.39%) SaaS
4 113 (4.30%) Serverless
5 105 (3.99%) GCP
6 70 (2.66%) PaaS
7 58 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
8 56 (2.13%) GitHub
9 39 (1.48%) Azure Functions
9 39 (1.48%) Power Platform
10 37 (1.41%) IaaS
11 25 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
12 23 (0.87%) Logic Apps
12 23 (0.87%) OpenShift
13 20 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
14 17 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
15 14 (0.53%) CloudBees
15 14 (0.53%) NuGet
16 13 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
16 13 (0.49%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.62%) HTTP
2 59 (2.24%) Internet
3 37 (1.41%) Skype
4 9 (0.34%) Intranet
5 8 (0.30%) RTP
6 5 (0.19%) AMQP
6 5 (0.19%) CTI
6 5 (0.19%) Firewall
6 5 (0.19%) SMTP
6 5 (0.19%) VoIP
7 4 (0.15%) Broadband
7 4 (0.15%) DNS
7 4 (0.15%) MQTT
7 4 (0.15%) SSL
7 4 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.11%) RFID
9 1 (0.038%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.038%) Network Security
9 1 (0.038%) WEP
9 1 (0.038%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,117 (42.49%) SQL Server
2 347 (13.20%) MongoDB
3 255 (9.70%) NoSQL
4 252 (9.59%) SQL Server 2019
5 104 (3.96%) Relational Database
6 100 (3.80%) MySQL
7 73 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
8 67 (2.55%) Redis
9 55 (2.09%) Cosmos DB
10 49 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
13 38 (1.45%) Power BI
13 38 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 35 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 33 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 23 (0.87%) RDBMS
19 22 (0.84%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 398 (15.14%) Git (software)
2 136 (5.17%) Visual Studio
3 114 (4.34%) Selenium
4 111 (4.22%) TeamCity
5 109 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 107 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 105 (3.99%) NUnit
8 103 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 102 (3.88%) JIRA
10 66 (2.51%) SpecFlow
11 65 (2.47%) Moq
12 45 (1.71%) Cypress.io
13 43 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
14 39 (1.48%) webpack
15 36 (1.37%) MSTest
16 30 (1.14%) MSBuild
17 24 (0.91%) Bitbucket
18 23 (0.87%) Jasmine
19 22 (0.84%) gulp
20 20 (0.76%) git-flow
General
1 571 (21.72%) Finance
2 116 (4.41%) Front Office
3 100 (3.80%) Games
4 75 (2.85%) Banking
5 66 (2.51%) Marketing
6 50 (1.90%) Retail
7 32 (1.22%) Advertising
7 32 (1.22%) Manufacturing
8 31 (1.18%) Electronics
8 31 (1.18%) Public Sector
8 31 (1.18%) Telecoms
9 17 (0.65%) Law
10 14 (0.53%) Legal
11 11 (0.42%) Back Office
12 10 (0.38%) Automotive
12 10 (0.38%) Investment Banking
13 9 (0.34%) Publishing
14 7 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2,074 (78.89%) Developer
2 1,303 (49.56%) .NET Developer
3 756 (28.76%) C# Developer
4 545 (20.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 495 (18.83%) Senior Developer
6 402 (15.29%) Software Developer
7 288 (10.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 270 (10.27%) Software Engineer
9 245 (9.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 185 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
11 171 (6.50%) Azure Developer
12 142 (5.40%) .NET Software Engineer
13 133 (5.06%) Lead Developer
14 131 (4.98%) Junior
15 123 (4.68%) C# Software Developer
16 121 (4.60%) Junior Developer
17 118 (4.49%) Angular Developer
18 116 (4.41%) React Developer
19 107 (4.07%) Architect
20 101 (3.84%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,625 (99.85%) .NET
2 1,109 (42.18%) ASP.NET
3 1,101 (41.88%) AngularJS
4 890 (33.85%) .NET Framework
5 878 (33.40%) React
6 799 (30.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 694 (26.40%) HTML
8 692 (26.32%) CSS
9 635 (24.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 493 (18.75%) Vue.js
11 459 (17.46%) Entity Framework
12 431 (16.39%) Node.js
13 383 (14.57%) Web Services
14 344 (13.08%) REST
15 266 (10.12%) RESTful
16 224 (8.52%) HTML5
17 207 (7.87%) ASP.NET Core
18 191 (7.27%) jQuery
19 136 (5.17%) JSON
20 129 (4.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 433 (16.47%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (3.80%) User Experience
3 85 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 81 (3.08%) Hedge funds
5 77 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 73 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 67 (2.55%) Derivative
7 67 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
8 65 (2.47%) Equities
9 61 (2.32%) Fixed Income
10 60 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
11 58 (2.21%) Cloud Native
12 33 (1.26%) Algorithms
13 25 (0.95%) Tandem
14 15 (0.57%) NHS
15 13 (0.49%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.49%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.46%) Embedded Systems
17 11 (0.42%) Public Cloud
17 11 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 162 (6.16%) Windows
2 109 (4.15%) Linux
3 42 (1.60%) Android
4 33 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.27%) VMS
7 5 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.15%) Debian
8 4 (0.15%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.038%) CentOS
9 1 (0.038%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.038%) MVS
9 1 (0.038%) Unix
9 1 (0.038%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,613 (61.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1,021 (38.84%) MVC
3 954 (36.29%) Microservices
4 906 (34.46%) TDD
5 803 (30.54%) Scrum
6 628 (23.89%) DevOps
7 565 (21.49%) Software Engineering
8 484 (18.41%) BDD
9 413 (15.71%) Fintech
10 308 (11.72%) Kanban
11 266 (10.12%) Test Automation
12 263 (10.00%) OO
13 254 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
13 254 (9.66%) Unit Testing
14 241 (9.17%) Web Application Development
15 232 (8.82%) SOLID
16 219 (8.33%) Mentoring
17 212 (8.06%) Web Development
18 179 (6.81%) Problem-Solving
19 174 (6.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,332 (88.70%) C#
2 1,389 (52.83%) JavaScript
3 903 (34.35%) SQL
4 506 (19.25%) TypeScript
5 168 (6.39%) T-SQL
6 144 (5.48%) Python
7 111 (4.22%) Java
8 102 (3.88%) C++
9 72 (2.74%) PowerShell
10 53 (2.02%) F#
11 48 (1.83%) VB.NET
12 37 (1.41%) C
13 34 (1.29%) Ruby
14 30 (1.14%) ES6
15 25 (0.95%) PHP
16 17 (0.65%) Go
17 14 (0.53%) Kotlin
18 11 (0.42%) Bash Shell
18 11 (0.42%) VB
19 10 (0.38%) R
Qualifications
1 281 (10.69%) Degree
2 89 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (0.53%) Security Cleared
5 13 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 7 (0.27%) MCPD
8 5 (0.19%) MCSD
9 3 (0.11%) MBCS
9 3 (0.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.076%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.076%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.038%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.038%) Linux+ Certification
11 1 (0.038%) PhD
11 1 (0.038%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.038%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (5.36%) QA
2 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.15%) GDPR
4 3 (0.11%) SLA
5 1 (0.038%) EMIR
5 1 (0.038%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.038%) MiFID
System Software
1 468 (17.80%) Docker
2 13 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.15%) Gluster
3 4 (0.15%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.076%) LXC
5 1 (0.038%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 300 (11.41%) Kubernetes
2 60 (2.28%) Terraform
3 28 (1.07%) Kibana
4 12 (0.46%) Grafana
5 11 (0.42%) Ansible
6 9 (0.34%) MIIS
7 6 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.15%) logstash
9 3 (0.11%) Puppet
9 3 (0.11%) Rancher
10 2 (0.076%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.038%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 1 (0.038%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.038%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.038%) Nagios
11 1 (0.038%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.038%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.038%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.038%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 640 (24.34%) Microsoft
2 77 (2.93%) Xamarin
3 75 (2.85%) Google
4 60 (2.28%) Oracle
5 48 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 36 (1.37%) SAP
7 28 (1.07%) IBM
8 19 (0.72%) Tableau
8 19 (0.72%) VMware
9 18 (0.68%) TIBCO
10 17 (0.65%) Alterian
10 17 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 11 (0.42%) Apple
11 11 (0.42%) Dynatrace
12 9 (0.34%) Cadence
13 8 (0.30%) Solace
14 7 (0.27%) New Relic
15 6 (0.23%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
16 5 (0.19%) JD Edwards